Monthly Archives: October 2013

DAP’s internal strife big slap on Lim’s face

Francis Paul Siah OUTSPOKEN: Lim Guan Eng must have appeased many DAP members and supporters when he decided to set up two reconciliation committees on Oct 23 to fix internal differences in the party.That the DAP secretary-general saw the need … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates

Taib-linked firm bags RM600mil S’wak Energy job

As the Penan community continues its battle with state-owned company Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) over the Murum Dam, SEB has awarded two contracts worth more than RM600 million to a company linked to the son of Chief Minister Abdul Taib … Continue reading

Posted in Sarawak, Taib Mahmud aka The Termite

Low: Gov’t must step into cheating claim by British

The government must expedite investigations into the claims by 60 British investors that they lost RM12 million through the fraudulent practises of a telecommunications company linked to former Umno treasurer Abdul Azim Mohd Zabidi, a minister said today. Governance and … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Foreign News

Azizan’s family accepts Muhyiddin’s apology

SG LIMAU The family of the late Kedah menteri besar Azizan Abdul Razak has accepted Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin’s apology over his statement linking Azizan’s diabetes with the recent sugar subsidy cut. Sinar Harian reported that Azizan’s widow Faekah … Continue reading

Posted in PAS, UMNO

Infamous blogger couple say Umno behind Facebook flap

Vivian and Alvin at the High Court, this morning. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Nazir Sufari, October 31, 2013. By JENNIFER GOMEZ, Malaysian Insider Alvin Tan and Vivian Lee, the sex-blogger pair who evoked anger with their Ramadan posting … Continue reading

Posted in Court case, Media, UMNO

What would Malaysia be like if Dr Mahathir were still PM?

Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia’s prime minister from 1981 to 2003, continues to hog the media spotlight ten years after his retirement. By EILEEN NG, Malaysian Insider A decade ago today, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad left public office as the prime … Continue reading

Posted in Dr Mahathir Mohamad

Dozens of foreign women forced to entertain up to seven men daily

In safe hands: Police rescuing the women during the raid in Klang. KLANG: They were lured from their homes holding on to a dream to live the good life away from the poverty back home. But reality was a living … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Police

Denounce Perkasa, remember the German Nazis, Zaid tells PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 30 — Datuk Zaid Ibrahim has called on Datuk Seri Najib Razak to openly denounce Perkasa, reminding the prime minister of Europe’s “mistake” in the German Nazi era which had taken a world war to correct. In … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak, Perkasa

Investors who ‘lost RM12mil’ fume at Najib in London

In a blow to Malaysia’s overseas reputation, a group called British Victims of Investing in Malaysia (BVIM) protested in the streets of London on Wednesday, urging Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak to help them recover their lost life savings. BVIM … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign News, Najib Abdul Razak

Malaysiakini wins, gov’t fails in appeal

VIDEO | 1.58 mins Hafiz Yatim The Court of Appeal today unanimously dismissed the Home Ministry and government’s appeal against a High Court judgment that Malaysiakini portal operator Mkini Dotcom Sdn Bhd be issued a publication permit. “We are in … Continue reading

Posted in Court case, Media